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Campus Crime Logs: Feb. 6 – Feb. 11

The following reports were taken from the Boston University Police Department from Feb. 6 to Feb. […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
City Councilors Michelle Wu and Stephen Murphy announced they will propose a measure Wednesday for restaurants without liquor licenses to allow customers to bring their own bottles of alcohol. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

City councilors propose BYOB for local restaurants

Boston City Councilors Michelle Wu and Stephen Murphy are sponsoring a measure to create a bring […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Divestment from oil and fossil fuels could be damaging to university endowments, according to a study commissioned by the Independent Petroleum Association of America. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Divestment from fossil fuels may harm university endowments, study finds

Divestment from fossil fuels could harm university endowments, according to a study published Tuesday by economics […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 1 comment · Campus, News
A study released Monday in Personality and Individual Differences found that insecure people use Facebook to seek attention. PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Insecure people more likely to use Facebook for attention, study finds

Researchers at Union College found that people with attachment anxiety or insecure relationships are more likely […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced a grant Thursday for Brown University to establish the Center on Health Services Training and Research, which will work with Boston University and the University of Pittsburgh to train physical therapist scientists. PHOTO BY DUEKER FEE/FLICKR

BU will contribute to physical therapist training, research

Brown University received a $2.5 million grant from the Foundation for Physical Therapy to establish the […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
The Shorelight Global Scholarship Program, announced Thursday, will give two Massachusetts students a full two-year scholarship to Bath Spa University in England. PHOTO BY BATH SPA UNIVERSITY/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Scholarship developed for Mass. community college students to study abroad, earn bachelor’s

Shorelight Education and Bath Spa University have developed a partnership providing two students attending Massachusetts community colleges […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Austin Kruger (SMG ’16), who will be running for student government president, speaks at a special announcement gathering Sunday afternoon. PHOTO BY WILLA RUSOWICZ-ORAZEM

Team BU slate announces campaign for SG executive board

Four students announced Sunday at an announcement gathering that they will run for positions on the Boston […]

by and · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston City Councilor Josh Zakim proposed on Wednesday that four Olympic-related questions be put on the 2015 municipal ballot. PHOTO COURTESY OF CITYOFBOSTON.GOV

Zakim proposes ballot questions about Boston 2024 Olympics bid

Boston City Councilor Josh Zakim proposed non-binding ballot questions regarding Boston’s bid to host the 2024 […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Students were evacuated from Myles Annex Thursday morning due to generator problems after power failures Wednesday night. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Students raise concerns about Myles Standish Hall, Annex building issues

When Annie Geasa returned from work to her dorm at Myles Annex Thursday morning, she was […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News
A study published February found that emotional health for college freshmen declined in connection with higher academic expectations. GRAPHIC BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

High goals academic goals, emotional health linked for freshmen, study finds

Emotional health for freshman college students has declined in connection with higher academic expectations, a Wednesday […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News